Product Development Specialist Primary Responsibilities
Assists in the preparation of analytical reports of business performance and creates hindsight recaps.
Supports the PD/Brand Sr. Manager and Director in establishing the seasonal calendar and scheduling all milestone meetings.
Uses Flex PLM to enter packaging and labeling requirements in the product pack.
Attends weekly Brand and Sourcing team meetings; assists as needed, including the preparation of weekly meeting agendas and recaps.
Schedules and attends Market Recap meetings; identifies and orders outstanding post-market product samples
Builds working relationships with all cross-functional team members involved in the creation and development of the Private Brand product assortment, including Design, Sourcing, Pre-Production, Technical Design, and Buying.
Conducts assigned competitive shopping and compiles recaps.
Supports the direct vendor process for private brands.--